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Flames Engulf East Chicago (IN) Convent Roof; 100-Year-Old Building to be Demolished

Flames engulfed the roof of an East Chicago convent late Friday, causing firefighters to battle the fire for hours into the next morning.

Four Survive After Plane Crashes at Private Airstrip Near Wilton (CA)

Four people were critically injured after their plane crashed Thursday afternoon near a private airstrip in Wilton.
Fire Department of New York (FDNY)

FDNY Announces First-Ever Anti-Nepotism Rules

New York City's Fire Department has released its first-ever anti-nepotism policy, prompting eye rolls from critics who say “FDNY family” is more than just a feelgood catch phrase.

Boise (ID) Firefighter has Medical Emergency on Call, Hospitalized in Stable Condition

A Boise firefigher was hospitalized on Friday after suffering a medical emergency while responding to a reported structure fire.

Woman Charged with Arson After Infant Dies in Rock Hill (SC) Fire

A Rock Hill woman has been charged with arson after her infant child died following a house fire Thursday in Rock Hill.

Firefighters Make Progress Coralling Big CA Wildfire

Firefighters reported significant progress in corralling a wildfire in Southern California coastal mountains.
Cambridge OH firefighters operate at the scene of a September 2021 fire

OH County Is Battling a Firefighter Shortage

Guernsey County is facing a shortage of paid and volunteer firefighters and first responders.

Raleigh (NC) Firefighters, Cops May Sue Over COVID Vaccination Rules

More than 100 Raleigh police officers, firefighters, and other city employees are threatening legal action over vaccine requirements they say are discriminatory.

No Working Smoke Detectors Found in Akron (OH) Home After Fatal House Fire

Officials were not able to determine the cause, but said there are no signs of foul play.
Dover Township PA Volunteer Fire Department

Firefighter Injured, Man Airlifted to Hospital in PA Bulldozer Incident

A Dover Township volunteer firefighter and another man were taken to the hospital following an incident involving a bulldozer.